Harassment In The Salt Lake County Republican Party And More On Behind The Headlines

Apr 2, 2021

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This week in Utah news:

How state leaders tried to help a Draper pharmacist import hydroxychloroquine, even as experts warned the drug wasn't useful in treating COVID-19, and could actually be dangerous. Multiple women accuse the communications head for the Salt Lake County Republican Party of harassment, leading to the resignation of the chair of the county’s GOP. And a power grab in Utah County, as commissioners there wrest control of the $100 million budget away from the independently elected county clerk. 

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